Helena The 3rd Update

Posted: 21st April 2011 by Maxim Bardin in Uncategorized

Kevin Pears aka Rustybolts from Gaming on Linux the designer of Helena the 3rd has let me know of their progress.

Our website is located at : http://sites.google.com/site/helenathe3rd/home .
New in this release:

  • Level 1 has been redesigned, other levels will be redesigned for future releases.
  • Higher resolution textures
  • Fog
  • New exploding effect on player tank
  • Mouse support
  • New logo and title screen changes.
  • Improved sound effects.



  • Combination of 2D, 3D, and FPS game modes
  • Upgradeable tank sporting new game play mechanics
  • Split screen co-op
  • Built in level editor


Trailer :

As its currently in development the game is Sort of pay what you want with the price starting from $2.
Buying the game now will allow you access to future updates for free, and will cost less than the full version though once all worlds have been redesigned, the price will be increased to a fixed $5.

  1. Rustybolts says:

    Thanks! for the article, I’m just the level designer though the following people have done much more than myself.
    Programming/ Game Design Brandon Smith onionman77@gmail.com
    3D Art/Animation Patrick Voelz pvoelz@yahoo.de
    Music Composer Mario de Alba crestoe@gmail.com
    Level Design Kevin Pears

  2. Hahahaha, I like that you guys mentioned things like fog and the explosions 🙂

    Rusty is being modest though, he’s really contributed a lot to the project.